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Basic Yoga Equipment for Everyone
Yoga equipment can help provide steadiness and balance. It is helpful in positioning yourself into proper alignment and even adjusting yourself deeper into the pose.
Beginning Yoga Students Start Here
The wonderful thing about yoga is that everyone starts in their own place, within their own ability. In a typical yoga class you will see students of varying ages, levels of ability, and stages of development. Learn what to expect from your new yoga class and how to make the most of it.
Does Yoga Burn Fat
Yoga has been added to the many fitness crazes, finding classes in gyms and studios as well as many other places. The question being asked by "fitness" yoga students is, Does yoga burn fat? This is not a simple question and here are facts on yoga, fat loss, and calories burn.
Most Popular Styles of Yoga
There are many styles of yoga to choose from. The most important thing is to pick a style that suits you, physically and mentally. Here are some of the most popular styles of yoga to try out.
Recharge at Work with Seated Yoga
Sitting at a desk or any place for too long is tiring. Your muscles become tight and cramped. Try these poses anywhere to recharge your body and mind.
Relax with Restorative Yoga
Slow down and let your mind and body relax. How do I do that? Turn to Restorative Yoga to find balance in your life. This style of yoga uses props to help the body relax. One your muscles begin to relax your mind will get the message and become quiet.
Social Courtesy in Yoga Class
Do you expect a certain level of social courtesy in your yoga class? Keep in mind that everyone should have manners and consideration for those who share your class. You are entitled to the enjoyment you came fore. Here are some things “not” to do in yoga class.
Wake Me up Yoga Sequence
This short sequence will make getting up those few minutes early well worth it. Do the entire sequence twice and add a few seated warm-ups for a complete practice.
Warrior I Series
Standing yoga poses are great for improving balance, strengthening legs, hips, and arms. If your looking for some new standing poses or poses to add to your existing routine then give The Warrior Series a try. I'm sure you'll enjoy the long reaching forward bends as you build lower body strength.
Yoga as Therapy
Yoga can be soothing and healing to a troubled psyche and is often used as a form of therapy. However, yoga therapy can deal with more specific physical ailments and conditions helping to relieve or alleviate symptoms.
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